Police Officer Howard A. Booth

Police Officer Howard A. Booth

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, July 9, 1937

Howard A. Booth

Officer Booth was electrocuted as he assisted a man remove a vehicle from a live wire that had fallen during a storm. Officer Booth came in contact with the 4,300 volt wire and was killed.

Officer Booth had served with the Detroit Police Department for 11 years.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Electrocuted

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

July 15, 2015

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